Ghost chips and old beer

  • TVC
  • October 25, 2011
  • Ben Fahy

Youtube VideoWho's it for: NZTA by Clemenger BBDO and The Sweet Shop

Why we like it: When it comes to social messaging, making at-risk groups feel bad about their behaviour often has a habit of leading to more of that bad behaviour. But this excellent ad aims to heap praise on those who try to stop drink driving from happening. Brilliantly shot, a good soundtrack and great talent. Plus, 'you know I can't eat your ghost chips' has to be one of the lines of the year.

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Who's it for: Steinlager by DDB NZ and Robber's Dog

Why we like it: There seems to have been a collective case of the spinal shivers over the past few days as the All Blacks do some well-deserved showing off with Old Bill. And this little number for Steinlager to bring the brilliant 'We Believe' campaign to its intended conclusion managed to bring another one on. The taste of victory is... quite old, actually.

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'A real range across the board': MediaWorks launches new lifestyle channel ThreeLife

  • Media
  • February 16, 2018
  • Georgina Harris
'A real range across the board': MediaWorks launches new lifestyle channel ThreeLife

Following MediaWorks’ media event yesterday, the company has announced a few changes for 2018; including a new lifestyle channel ThreeLife, a new corporate brand identity, a shuffling of radio presenters and the return of familiar shows. StopPress talks with chief content officer Andrew Szusterman and head of programming and acquisitions Ben Quinn about the new channel, why we're seeing another season of Married at First Sight New Zealand, and the consistency in what they do.

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